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Knox County Ky drug arrests

From Knox County Sheriff Mike Smith

Shyann Lynn Hooker - KCDC

Saturday January 26, 2019 at approximately 10:00 pm Knox County Deputy Bobby Jones conducted a traffic stop on a vehicle traveling on HWY 1232 in Gray. Deputy Jones arrested the driver, 24 year old Shyann Lynn Hooker of Barbourville, charging her with Driving on DUI Suspended License and Rear License Plate not Illuminated.


Deputy Jones also located several syringes and a plastic bag of suspected methamphetamine in her possession. She was then charged with Possession of Controlled Substance-1st Degree and Possession of Drug Paraphernalia.


Lee Jackson - KCDC

57 year old Lee Jackson of Flat Lick, KY, a passenger in the vehicle, was arrested and charged with Possession of Controlled Substance-1st Degree after Deputy Jones located two bags of suspected methamphetamine in his possession.






James David Baker - KCDC

Deputy Jones also arrested another passenger, 38 year old James David Baker of Walker, KY after locating a syringe loaded with suspected methamphetamine in his possession. He was charged with Possession of Controlled Substance-1st Degree and Possession of Drug Paraphernalia.


Shyann Hooker, Lee Jackson and James Baker were lodged in the Knox County Detention Center.

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